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What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #10,570
United States Rank #25,229
Reach 0.0339%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 93.46 days
801.23 days >
Average installed length: 420.98 days


VersionDistribution 35.98% 53.81% 3.96% 6.25%

Typically installed together

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PC Connectivity Solution Lite

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What is PC Connectivity Solution Lite?

NCL Tools for Nokia PC Connectivity Solution is an application for Nokia users to connect their devices to a PC and access mobile content as if the device and the PC were one. Nokia PC Connectivity Solution can synchronize contacts, calendar, messages, photos, videos and music between a Nokia device and a PC.


The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The main program executable is DPInst.exe. The software installer includes 34 files and is usually about 3.47 MB (3,637,214 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nokia.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\PC Connectivity Solution\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{28086606-1FF9-4849-ABDA-743AD595523D}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 3.47 MB
Language: English (United Kingdom)

Program filesFiles installed by PC Connectivity Solution Lite

Program executable:DPInst.exe
Name:Driver Package Installer (DPInst)
Driver Package Installer
Path:C:\Program Files\PC Connectivity Solution\DPInst.exe
Additional files:
  • ConfServer.dll - PC Connectivity Solution (Configuration Server Module)
  • ConfServer64.dll
  • DAAPI.dll - Data Access API
  • NclCapability.dll - NclCapability service
  • NclDS.dll - Nokia Data Service
  • NclFT.dll - Nokia File Transfer service
  • NclInstaller.exe - NclInstaller
  • NclLcif.dll - NclLcif Module
  • NclPIMAccess.dll - Nokia PIM Access Service
  • NclTools.dll - NCL Tools
  • NOX.dll - Nokia OBEX Module
  • PCCS_ABAPI.dll - Abstraction API
  • PCCS_DBEngine.dll - Database Engine
  • SecurePlatformToolkit.dll - Secure Platform Toolkit Module
  • ServiceLayer.exe - ServiceLayer Module
  • PCCS_DBAPI.dll - Nokia Database API
  • VersitConverter.dll - Versit Converter
  • pccsmcfd.sys - PCCS Mode Change Filter Driver
  • PCCSWpdDriver.dll - Nokia Windows Portable Device Driver
  • ConnAPI.dll - Nokia Connectivity API
  • ConnAPI64.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • DPInst.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{977A96A6-0581-4972-AFFD-1C74EA3623C9}' (runs on registration).
  • ServiceLayer.exe runs as a service named 'ServiceLayer' (ServiceLayer).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:2.6 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0003185506%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00021468%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00010388%
0.015104% average

How do I remove PC Connectivity Solution Lite?

Quickly and completely remove PC Connectivity Solution Lite from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall PC Connectivity Solution Lite from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program PC Connectivity Solution Lite, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove PC Connectivity Solution Lite.

Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win 7 0%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 70.58%
Windows XP 17.38%
Windows Vista 7.77%
Windows 10 4.27%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 28.18%
Windows 7 Home Premium 23.43%
Microsoft Windows XP 17.30%
Windows 7 Professional 9.19%
Windows 7 Home Basic 6.28%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.75%

Distribution by countryGeography

9.63% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 9.63%
  India 6.22%
  Brazil 5.93%
  Iran 5.78%
  Germany 4.30%
  Turkey 3.41%
  Italy 3.11%
  MA 2.96%
  Argentina 2.81%
  Poland 2.81%
  Saudi Arabia 2.67%
  United Arab Emirates 2.52%
  Finland 2.37%
  IQ 2.37%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 22.06%
Hewlett-Packard 22.06%
Acer 22.06%
ASUS 8.82%
Toshiba 7.11%
Samsung 4.41%
Lenovo 2.21%
Intel 1.96%
Sahara 1.72%
Sony 0.98%
Common models
Dell Inspiron N5110 5.21%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.32%
Dell Inspiron N5010 2.84%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.84%
Dell Inspiron N5050 1.90%
Gigabyte G31M-ES2C 1.90%

About Nokia

Nokia is a communications and information technology whose products are mobile telephones and portable IT devices.
Publisher URL: www.nokia.com


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